GENERAL ACCOUNTANT SALARY

Average Yearly Salary
$56,000
$41,000
Min 10%
$56,000
Median 50%
$76,000
Max 90%
Best Paying Company
Equifax
Highest Paying City
Santa Clara, CA
Highest Paying State
New Jersey
Average Experience Level
3.5 years
How much does a general accountant make?
The national average salary for a General Accountant in the United States is $56,707 per year or $27.26 per hour. Those in the bottom 10 percent make under $41,000 a year, and the top 10 percent make over $76,000. The most abundant employment opportunities for General Accountants are in Hospitality companies and Technology companies. New Jersey, Delaware, Rhode Island, Connecticut, and Alaska have the highest paying General Accountant jobs. The typical tenure for a General Accountant is 3.5 years.

Average General Accountant Salary By Company

General Accountants can expect good job security. Some industries pay higher than others. Hospitality companies and Technology companies tend to have the highest concentration of employment in this field. Equifax and PacifiCorp are the highest paying companies. In addition, companies like United Technologies and City of Richmond report highly competitive salaries for General Accountants.

Average General Accountant Salary By Location

The national average salary for a General Accountant in the United States is $56,707 per year or $27.26 per hour. Santa Clara, CA reports the highest annual salary for General Accountants at 61,147. The average starting salary in Santa Clara, CA for General Accountants is $41,000. New Jersey, Delaware, Rhode Island, Connecticut, and Alaska are the highest paying states. Arkansas, Kentucky, and Idaho have the lowest General Accountant salaries.
RankCityAverage Salary
1
Santa Clara, CA
$61,147
2
New York, NY
$56,979
3
Philadelphia, PA
$56,947
4
Norwalk, CT
$56,558
5
Seattle, WA
$56,180

RECENTLY ADDED General Accountant SALARIES

Company
Job
Location
Date Added
Salary
Spherion
General Accountant
09/26/2019
$50,000
East Stroudsburg University
General Accountant
09/19/2019
$47,333
Spherion
General Accountant
08/28/2019
$50,000
Adecco Staffing
General Accountant
08/26/2019
$93,915
Robert Half
General Accountant
08/14/2019
$48,000
Robert Half
General Accountant
08/01/2019
$45,000
Spherion
General Accountant
07/27/2019
$50,000
07/12/2019
$41,137
Spherion
General Accountant
06/22/2019
$50,000
Accounting Now
General Accountant
06/09/2019
$35,000
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